GCSE Latin: Nouns Overview


Nouns

  • A noun represents a person, thing or idea.

  • Latin nouns change their endings according to number and case.

  • Latin nouns are put into groups (declensions) based on how their endings change for the different cases. There are three main declensions (1st-3rd) and two minor ones (4th and 5th).

Noun Properties

Number: singular
plural
Gender: masculine
feminine
neuter
Case: nominative
vocative
accusative
genitive
dative
ablative